HARRISBURG — The state Department of Education has not cooperated with state auditors in an examination that includes a look at special advisers such as former Education Secretary Ron Tomalis, who remained on the payroll after stepping down from the Cabinet post last year, the auditor general said Thursday. Eugene DePasquale, the state's fiscal watchdog, told reporters at an informal news conference that although Gov. Tom Corbett's administration generally has been cooperative in responding to audit requests, the education agency has not.
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